01/06/2007 | by Onboard
O’Neill Europe is proud to congratulate freestyle snowboarding sensation and team rider Janne Korpi on his outstanding top 10 finish in the 2007 Ticket to Ride World Snowboard Tour Men’s Ranking List presented by Swatch.
The 21-year-old Finn backed up his previous overall ranking result with a second successive 7th place, cementing his position as one of the world’s most respected forces in the world of international snowboard competition. Season-defining highlights on his way to yet another successful season on the TTR circuit included a remarkable 2nd place in the US Open Slopestyle, a 3rd place finish in the European Open Halfpipe and a 5th place in the Nippon Open Slopestyle.
In addition to killing it on the TTR World Snowboard Tour from start to finish, Korpi also served up some serious performances on the FIS circuit. A 3rd place finish in the Big Air and 4th in the Halfpipe at the FIS World Championships in Switzerland added to a 1st place Italian triumph in the FIS Big Air in Torino served to remind everyone watching that Korpi is here to stay.